Persepolis is an autobiographical graphic novel depicting Marjane Satrapi’s experience during the Islamic revolution of 1979.
Below are some reading passages that we have hand picked to supplement this book. Be sure to read the passage summaries and our suggestions for instructional use.
5th-6th Informational Text 1000L
If We Must Die
7th-8th Speech 860L
Malala Yousafzai’s Address to the United Nations, July 2013
7th-8th Informational Text 1260L
Censorship: For the People, or for Controlling the People?
7th-8th Informational Text 1160L
Total Control in North Korea
7th-8th Poem 900L
Making a Fist